27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels India need to go through tough tests against top teams to excel in next year's Rio Olympics. Sreejesh dedicated his Arjun award to the whole team, and said his recognition will motivate he and his teammates to do well in upcoming tournaments.
25 Jul 2015
New Delhi: High performance director Roelant Oltmans was today appointed coach of the Indian hockey team, replacing Paul van Ass, who was unceremoniously sacked after a bitter spat with Hockey India President Narinder Batra.
25 Jul 2015
Los Angeles: Internet giant Google today created an innovative doodle celebrating the 14th Special Olympics World Summer Games that will run here from July 25 to August 2.
30 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Star shooter Abhinav Bindra has decided to quit the Target Olympic Podium Committee, which selects Olympic medal prospect Indian athletes for availing government funds for top class training in the run up to next year's Rio Games.
16 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Apprehending an uncertain future for the company, some 40-odd SpiceJet pilots including commanders have quit the airline during the past six months, say sources.
28 Oct 2015
London: Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has called for cricket to become an Olympic sport. The former Indian captain and sport's all-time leading run-scorer feels the Twenty20 format would work best in the Summer Games.
28 Apr 2015
Srinagar: A Spice Jet flight with over 180 people on board suffered a bird hit while landing at the international airport here this morning, but no one was injured.
06 Jul 2015
The first batch of Android One handsets which were launched last year got a lukewarm response in the market. But now, Google is all set to launch the next edition of Android One smartphones, targeting the users who’ve used smartphones before.
06 Aug 2015
Rio De Janeiro: The one-year countdown to the Rio Olympics began with officials promising to overcome Brazil's usual chaos in a Summer Games that will transform the city and thrill the world.
18 Aug 2015
New Delhi: He is modesty personified but Jitu Rai, now the benchmark of excellence in Indian shooting, doesn't shy away from expressing his "burning desire" to hit the bull's eye at next year's Rio Olympics, saying the Arjuna Award will act as additional morale-booster.